Details for Early Commercial Building (Atlas Number 5491009085)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5491009085


Marker Number 9085
Atlas Number 5491009085
Marker Title Early Commercial Building
Index Entry Early Commercial Building
Address 203 E. Main Street
City Round Rock
County Williamson
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 626870
UTM Northing 3375994
Subject Codes commercial buildings
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 203 E. Main Street, Round Rock (Nelson Hardware Building)
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Erected to house private bank as well as hardware and lumber business of John A. Nelson and Associates. Bank was closed in 1922; commercial use continues. Architecturally important for facade of case iron and pressed tin. Ornamented pilasters and columns of this type were used in many late 19th-early 20th century structures in central Texas. This front is notable for its continuous preservation. the building is of native limestone. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1970